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EYe on mining:Troubling times for junior miners

As the world's stock markets respond to the threat of a full blown sovereign debt crisis and the risk

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02 SEP 2011

Cameco goes hostile on Hathor with C$520 million bid

Canadian uranium miner Cameco Corp has made a hostile C$520 million (US$531 million) offer for junior

North America

02 SEP 2011

Paladin secures finance

Australian-based company Paladin Energy Ltd said it received a US$141 million finance facility to fund

Australia

02 SEP 2011

Gold One locks in funding

South African miner Gold One International Ltd has secured a R1.47 billion (US$210 million) financing

Africa

02 SEP 2011

Iron assurance

The list of the most important metals and minerals, in terms of their mined value, is dominated by coal,

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29 JUL 2011

AngloGold buys stake in First Uranium

AngloGold Ashanti Ltd has agreed to buy Village Main Reef Ltd's 19.79% stake in First Uranium Corp for

Africa

29 JUL 2011

Australia: Performance under pressures

Over the past six months the attention of the Australian minerals sector has been dominated by political

Australia

22 JUL 2011

AngloGold secures First Uranium stake

AngloGold Ashanti Ltd has agreed to buy Village Main Reef Ltd's 19.79% stake in First Uranium Corp for

Africa

22 JUL 2011

Hanlong targets uranium with Bannerman offer

Chinese company Hanlong Mining Investment Ltd has made a A$144 million (US$153 million) takeover offer

Africa

15 JUL 2011

Hardly cricket

For the fifth time, the Melbourne Mining Club has held one of its highly-regarded dinner meetings in

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08 JUL 2011

Developing edge

Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao was in London this week as part of an official European tour. Despite the

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01 JUL 2011

Red Signal

Speakers at this week's Mines and Money Beijing conference queued up to explain China's prodigious appetite

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17 JUN 2011

Japan: On land and under the sea

The massive earthquake and accompanying tsunami that hit the coast of Japan on March 11 damaged or destroyed

Asia

17 JUN 2011

Wildhorse raising

Wildhorse Energy Ltd has entered into agreements with institutional and other investors for a raising

Australia

17 JUN 2011

Chile: Increased attention on mining

Aclaming influence on the Chilean mining sector is that most of the larger-scale mines in Chile have

Go deeper

For the past two years, June 8 has been designated as ‘World Oceans Day' by the United Nations. However,

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10 JUN 2011